Meet friendly members of the community and learn how to get the most out of the APNIC/APRICOT meeting.

Our newcomer program is an introduction to the APNIC meeting for new or recent attendees as well as APRICOT fellows.

The program consists of two parts:

Newcomers Orientation Workshop

  • Room: Davao
  • Date: Sunday, 22 February 2009
  • Time: 15:30-17:30
  • Slides

Newcomers Welcome (Drinks)

  • Room: Leyte
  • Date: Monday, 23 February 2009
  • Time: 17:30-19:00

Drinks and finger food will be served at the Newcomers Welcome, and there will be lots of cool door prizes to win.

In addition, for the first time, we will be providing a mentoring framework to help guide, support, and inform you during the meeting. Details will be given at the Orientation Workshop.

The Newcomers Program is intended to help you get the most of the conference:

  • Find out what goes on at APRICOT & APNIC conferences
  • Network with other meeting attendees
  • Meet APRICOT and APNIC staff and other well-known personalities
  • Get an overview of the hot topics that will be discussed at the conference
  • Understand how you can participate and get the greatest benefit from this experience.